No tsunami threat from 6.7-magnitude Santa Cruz Islands quake

Published On: Feb 01 2013 01:03:06 PM HST   Updated On: Feb 01 2013 01:43:48 PM HST
EWA BEACH, Hawaii -

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says a 6.7-magnitude earthquake near the Santa Cruz Islands poses no tsunami threat to Hawaii or the Pacific.

The earthquake struck at around 12:17 p.m. Hawaii time 35 miles west-southwest of Lata in the Solomon Islands and northeast of Australia.


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